Nature 05

Jean Abbott Saville

September 12, 1934 ~ March 23, 2022 (age 87) 87 Years Old
Obituary Image


Jean Abbott Saville, age 87 of Troutville, went to be with her LORD and SAVIOR March 23, 2022.

Jean was preceded in death by her husband, Buddy L. Saville; her parents: Elzie A. and Lillie Wiley Abbott; two brothers: Wiley R. Abbott and Jerry B. Abbott; and one sister, Ella Mae Abbott Duczak. She is survived by her daughters: Linda S. (Gary) Roberts, Sherry S. (Gary) Graham, and Brenda D. (Jeff) Roop; six grandchildren: Heath, Brian, Amber, Kristin, Tyler, and Steven; great-grandchildren: Pasleigh, Miya, Jase, Harper, and Graham; one sister-in-law, Nell Abbott; and several nephews and friends.

Jean was a long-time member of Troutville Baptist Church and worked for many years in retail where she also modeled. She loved going on trips, watching old westerns, loved butterflies, shopping, going out-to-eat, and most all, she loved her family.

Jean’s family wishes to extend a special thanks to Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital, Home Instead caregivers and staff, and Dr. Katherine Harris for the wonderful care, compassion, and support that was shown and given to her.

A celebration of Jean’s life will be 1:00pm Saturday, March 26 at Rader Funeral Home, 630 Roanoke Road Daleville with Reverend Carol Johnston, Reverend Reggie Warren, and Dr. Jeff Ritchey officiating. Burial will be at Fair View Cemetery in Roanoke. The family will receive friends at the funeral home 6-8pm Friday.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Troutville Baptist Church, PO Box 309, Troutville, Virginia 24175; or to American Heart and Stroke Association, 7272 Greenville Avenue, Dallas, Texas 75231.

Online condolences may be made to the family and service livestream may be found at

Click here to view a webcast of the service on 3/26/2022 at 01:00 PM, Eastern Standard Time.

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Jean Abbott Saville, please visit our floral store.


March 25, 2022

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Rader Funeral Home
630 Roanoke Rd.
Daleville, VA 24083

March 26, 2022

1:00 PM
Rader Funeral Home
630 Roanoke Rd.
Daleville, VA 24083


Fair View Cemetery
3300 Melrose Avenue, NW
Roanoke, VA 24017


American Heart Association
PO Box 840692, Dallas TX 75284-0692

Troutville Baptist Church
PO Box 309, Troutville VA 24175


© 2023 Rader Funeral Home. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS & TA | Terms of Service | Privacy Policy